Date Night in Rupert, Idaho

Your perfect date night awaits in the romantic, historic town of Rupert. Spend the beautiful evening with your loved one by enjoying the historic town, catching a show at the theatre, and enjoying the sunset at Lake Walcott. Your perfect date night awaits, and you don’t have to organize a thing. Just follow our plan and enjoy! 

Before Dinner

Rupert is a lovely town to wander with your loved one. The Historic Rupert Square has a gorgeous fountain in the middle to sit and relax. There are plenty of benches, tables, and other seating around the shimmering fountain. Don’t forget to take a selfie here! Grab a coffee at E-Street Deli and window shop around the square. Many of the one of a kind buildings on the square are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Catch a show at the Historic Wilson Theatre also located on one of the corners of the Rupert Square. Opera, movies, performances, and events can be found here at least once a month. The Theatre is stunning, and newly remodeled to be more comfortable than ever.

Dinner Time

After walking the square and enjoying a show, head just across the street for dinner. Dine at our favorite historic restaurant, Henry’s at the Drift Inn. The newly renovated Drift Inn offers a convinent place to stay right on the Rupert Square. Plus, it doubles as a delicious restaurant! Enjoy the small – town atmosphere and delightful service. Henry’s offers a variety of dishes from shrimp to prime rib. They also have an excellent selection of wine as well as a complete bar. 

Sunset Romance

End your date night by driving north to Lake Walcott State Park. This quiet park offers many places to lay out a blanket and enjoy each other’s presence. Pick one of the docks along the shoreline to enjoy the gorgeous lake. As the sunsets the lake lights up orange and red – providing the most beautiful and warm views around. 

Check out this Discover Area Guide of Burley and Rupert with loads of history and information: